The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 159 108 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.14% 12.26% 18.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.04% 45.76% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 146 105 141
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
331 236 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.60% 26.79% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 295 229 270
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 146 (60.08%) SQL
2 142 (58.44%) .NET
3 112 (46.09%) C#
4 110 (45.27%) Windows
5 97 (39.92%) Microsoft
6 94 (38.68%) ASP.NET
7 66 (27.16%) MS Excel
8 64 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (25.10%) HTML
9 61 (25.10%) JavaScript
10 58 (23.87%) T-SQL
11 57 (23.46%) .NET Framework
12 48 (19.75%) MVC
13 47 (19.34%) Software Engineering
13 47 (19.34%) CSS
14 45 (18.52%) TDD
15 39 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
15 39 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 35 (14.40%) Active Directory
17 33 (13.58%) Degree
18 31 (12.76%) AngularJS
19 30 (12.35%) XML
20 29 (11.93%) Oracle
20 29 (11.93%) WCF
21 28 (11.52%) SQL Server 2005
21 28 (11.52%) PowerShell
22 27 (11.11%) Multithreading
23 26 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 26 (10.70%) Firewall
23 26 (10.70%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.70%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.29%) IIS
4 6 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) WordPress
7 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.41%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 66 (27.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.23%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.70%) SalesLogix
2 5 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.65%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.53%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.70%) Firewall
2 21 (8.64%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.76%) SAN
3 14 (5.76%) Network Security
4 11 (4.53%) CTI
4 11 (4.53%) DNS
5 9 (3.70%) LAN
5 9 (3.70%) WAN
6 7 (2.88%) Internet
7 4 (1.65%) HTTP
7 4 (1.65%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.82%) SNMP
9 1 (0.41%) SSH
9 1 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (11.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 26 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (7.00%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (4.94%) SQL Server 2000
8 12 (4.94%) MS Access
9 9 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.70%) Big Data
10 8 (3.29%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (2.06%) DTS
12 5 (2.06%) MySQL
13 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.23%) OLAP
14 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (10.70%) Visual Studio
2 20 (8.23%) Moq
3 15 (6.17%) NUnit
3 15 (6.17%) JIRA
3 15 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.06%) Subversion
6 5 (2.06%) JUnit
6 5 (2.06%) MSTest
7 3 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.82%) Selenium
8 2 (0.82%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.82%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 12 (4.94%) Finance
2 5 (2.06%) Games
3 4 (1.65%) Back Office
3 4 (1.65%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.23%) Marketing
5 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 133 (54.73%) Developer
2 52 (21.40%) Software Developer
3 42 (17.28%) C# Developer
4 36 (14.81%) DBA
5 33 (13.58%) Senior Developer
6 30 (12.35%) .NET Developer
7 23 (9.47%) Administrator
8 22 (9.05%) SQL DBA
9 17 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
10 16 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (5.35%) Analyst
11 13 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Consultant
13 11 (4.53%) Software Engineer
13 11 (4.53%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (4.12%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.12%) Systems Support
14 10 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (3.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (58.44%) .NET
2 94 (38.68%) ASP.NET
3 61 (25.10%) HTML
4 57 (23.46%) .NET Framework
5 47 (19.34%) CSS
6 39 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (12.76%) AngularJS
8 30 (12.35%) XML
9 29 (11.93%) WCF
10 24 (9.88%) Web Services
10 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (7.41%) LINQ
12 16 (6.58%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (6.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 15 (6.17%) WPF
13 15 (6.17%) NHibernate
13 15 (6.17%) SOAP
14 13 (5.35%) jQuery
15 11 (4.53%) COM
15 11 (4.53%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.82%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.00%) Clustering
3 9 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.06%) Life Science
4 5 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (1.65%) iPad
5 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.65%) iPhone
5 4 (1.65%) Replication
6 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) Open Source
7 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.41%) GIS
8 1 (0.41%) EPoS
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
8 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.41%) Social Network
8 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (45.27%) Windows
2 15 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 8 (3.29%) UNIX
7 6 (2.47%) Linux
8 4 (1.65%) Android
8 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.75%) MVC
3 47 (19.34%) Software Engineering
4 45 (18.52%) TDD
5 27 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 21 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
6 21 (8.64%) Project Management
7 17 (7.00%) ITIL
7 17 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (6.58%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.17%) ERP
9 15 (6.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (6.17%) User Stories
10 14 (5.76%) Web Application Development
10 14 (5.76%) OOD
11 13 (5.35%) Scrum
12 12 (4.94%) CRM
12 12 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (4.12%) Kanban
14 9 (3.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 146 (60.08%) SQL
2 112 (46.09%) C#
3 61 (25.10%) JavaScript
4 58 (23.87%) T-SQL
5 28 (11.52%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.23%) C++
7 18 (7.41%) Java
8 17 (7.00%) PHP
8 17 (7.00%) VB
9 13 (5.35%) Python
10 11 (4.53%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.06%) Delphi
12 3 (1.23%) VBA
13 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.41%) Ruby
14 1 (0.41%) Korn
14 1 (0.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (13.58%) Degree
2 7 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (2.47%) VCP4
4 5 (2.06%) CCNA
4 5 (2.06%) ISEB
4 5 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.65%) MCSA
5 4 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.23%) MCITP
6 3 (1.23%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.76%) ISO 9001
2 11 (4.53%) SLA
3 7 (2.88%) QA
4 5 (2.06%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.65%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (14.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 97 (39.92%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.93%) Oracle
3 10 (4.12%) SonicWALL
4 8 (3.29%) Mitel
5 4 (1.65%) Cisco
5 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (0.82%) Serena
7 2 (0.82%) Avaya
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Borland
8 1 (0.41%) ESRI
8 1 (0.41%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) Facebook
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter
8 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: 23-40k
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus excellent benefits.
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Salary: £2500 - £22500 per annum + benfits & training
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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